75 Years Ago

Memorial Service Planned


March 30, 2023

Herald of April 8, 1948

A memorial service is planned for Sgt. John F. Wilson, who died of wounds received on March 26, 1945 in Iwo Jima. He was the son of John W. and Mrs. Annie (Forgy) Wilson of Williamsburg RD. He served in the Air Corps with the 72nd Fighter Squadron and attained the rank of sergeant. His remains recently arrived in Williamsburg for burial.

The Martinsburg Community Library will formally open this weekend for use by all residents of the Cove. The library will be open 8 to 10 p.m. on Friday, with a brief ceremony planned for 9 o’clock. Saturday afternoon, the first of...

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